Frequent question: How can I get my dog a passport in Malaysia?

How do you get a dog passport?

To secure the pet passport, the dog must receive a rabies shot and/or a certificate denoting an up-to-date rabies vaccination. The vet will also fit the animal with an electronic microchip or tattoo that properly identifies the dog.

How can I import my dog to Malaysia?

Regulations for Importing Pets to Malaysia

  1. Microchip. Each pet shall be identified by means of a microchip. …
  2. Rabies Vaccination and Certificate. …
  3. Additional Vaccines. …
  4. Vet Health Certificate (Form 7001) …
  5. Import Permit. …
  6. USDA Endorsements. …
  7. Quarantine at Kuala Lumpur Animal Quarantine Station (KLAQS) …
  8. Additional Details.

How long is a pet passport valid for?

The passports are valid for life as long as you keep up to date with your pet’s rabies vaccination. A rabies booster vaccination is required every 3 years.

Which airline is the most pet friendly?

Most pet-friendly U.S. airlines

  • American Airlines: Best for West Coast travel.
  • United Airlines: Best for East Coast travel.
  • Delta Airlines: Best for small pets.
  • Southwest Airlines: Best for cheap pet fees.
  • JetBlue: Best for pet amenities.
  • Allegiant Air: Best for pet check-in process.

How long does it take to get a passport for my dog?

Pet passports can be issued within 24 hours Monday to Friday. However, after your pet has received their rabies vaccination, you must wait 21 days to travel. Most people allow ample time to get their pets a passport, but it can be obtained in around 3 weeks to a month if needed.

What documents do I need to travel with my dog?

You will need a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection to travel and some airlines require an acclimation certificate. Both of these certificates can only be completed and signed by a federally accredited veterinarian.

Is Flying bad for dogs?

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) discourages air travel with large dogs that would need to go in cargo, even if it’s on a pet-friendly airline. “Unless your furry friend is small enough to ride under your seat, it’s best to avoid air travel with your pets,” they advise.

Do dogs have to quarantine in Malaysia?

If your pet is travelling to Malaysia from a non-scheduled country, they will have to be in quarantine for a minimum of seven days. They may be vaccinated with an approved anti-rabies vaccine upon arrival. If your pet shows no signs of disease and infection after seven days, they will be released from quarantine.

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